Sarah Hallberg is a physician, exercise physiologist, and medical director of Virta Health. She teaches people to be healthy through low carb living.
Recode's Kara Swisher and her executive producer Erica Anderson talk with a panel of entrepreneurs in Valparaiso, Indiana: Sarah Hallberg, the Medical Director of Virta Health; Eric Christopher, the co-founder and CEO of Zylo; and Robin Fleming, the CEO of Anvl. They discuss the positives and negatives of being tech entrepreneurs in an area not typically associated with the digital revolution, including hiring and retention, the impact of local success stories that went global such as ExactTarget, and the challenges of attracting venture capital funding. Plus: What changes would have the most positive impact on Indiana's entrepreneurial scene?Read a full transcript of this interview here.Featuring:Sarah Hallberg (@drsarahhallberg), Medical Director of Virta HealthEric Christopher, co-founder and CEO of Zylo (@getzylo)Robin Fleming, CEO of Anvl (@ANVLapp)Hosts:Kara Swisher (@karaswisher), Recode co-founder and editor-at-largeErica Anderson (@EricaAmerica), executive producerMore to explore:Subscribe for free to Reset, Recode's new podcast that explores why — and how — tech is changing everything.About Recode by Vox:Recode by Vox helps you understand how tech is changing the world — and changing us.Follow Us:Newsletter: Recode DailyTwitter: @Recode and @voxdotcom Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
: Episode 1007 - Dr. Sarah Hallberg joins Vinnie today, and the two discuss the Aspen Institute, LCHF health, reversing type 2 diabetes, and more! PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS Pure Vitamin Club Pure Coffee Club Villa Cappelli Thrive Market DR. SARAH HALLBERG Sarah is a doctor  Medical director at Virta Health Also director and founder of program at IU: "Arnett Health Medical Weight Loss Program" Check out Sarah's awesome Ted Talk here: Reversing Type 2 Diabetes Starts with Ignoring the Guidelines Recently, Sarah has been chosen to be a Aspen Institute Health Innovator Fellow Leaders worldwide, in all different fields She has some amazing company 19 of the most innovative and fantastic people in health care She is the only in low-carb Specializes in Type 2 Diabetes She and Nina are working together now Sarah has one great paper out now and another coming out soon Studies of hundreds of patients LCHF HEALTH LCHF = Low Carb High Fat More and more studies show that fat and heart disease are not directly correlated  Sarah's own research (and her study of others' research) has shown that people on LCHF diets have better cardiac and metabolic health LCHF can also save folks money by getting them off various medications Sarah and her family are also LCHF There is so much misrepresentation out there about how we should eat LCHF is a growing community In Sarah's study, they looked at people on insulin 94% of her patients who went LCHF had decreases in insulin they took Each person in the study got their own health coach Can make the difference to have that support and encouragement Sarah could make safe medication adjustments this way as well New paper shows results after a year of strict LCHF for type 2 diabetes patients Absolutely amazing results   
In our twenty sixth episode we talk to the medical director of Virta Health, Dr. Sarah Hallberg. She specializes in obesity and the reversal of type 2 diabetes and shares a lot of insight on what goes on in our bodies while in a state of ketosis. We talk about the importance of endogenous ketones, cholesterol and her prescriptions to her diabetic patients!   Sponsors: BUTCHERBOX:  
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West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
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